New Rig
(Well, when I created this page in 2002 it was a new ri g...)

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Sheesh -- A new Rig is a tough project.
By the time this gig is done, I'll have rebuilt or replaced everything from the hull to the sheaves.
(Hey, if you talk to Glen, tell him you saw this page on Wally's web site.. maybe I can get a free rig tune out of it!)

Pulling and painting the Mast

 

Mast Collar

 

Mast Step -

 

Spreaders

Gooseneck

Boom
(The boom was a big deal, but I didn't get around to take any pictures, and now it's over.)

 

Chainplates

 

Putting it all back together

 

How Much Did It Cost?

 

Some Other Pics

A few pics of wiring stuff

 

 

And a fiberglass thing to cover the mainsail track slot.

 

Wow. I haven't had to worry about the rig in years. In 2008 I pulled it, and
it was still bulletproof.

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